Band is a popular newspaper in Brazil, published from and headquartered in Brazil. In this article, Mediabuzz is going to analyze Band’s media bias and Band’s factual reporting on the basis of its coverage, language used, presidential endorsements, media reports, research and blind surveys. We have also commented on the left or right biasedness of the Band along with its factual accuracy.
Media Bias Analysis Summary
After thorough research, we will conclude whether the Bandis Left Leaning, Right Leaning or Centred in its approach. For Band, we will go through several researches, studies, blind surveys, headline analysis, etc. to comment on Band’s media bias. Based on the above analysis, we will assign one of the media bias meter out of all the seven possible meters shown here.
Factual Reporting Summary
For commenting on the factual accuracy of the Band, we will flip through previous news articles of the publication and observe if Band has published any factually incorrect information. Based on this, we will conclude that we have commented on the factual accuracy of Band. Based on the above analysis, we will assign one of the media reliability meter out of all the three possible meters shown here.
A. Band Media Bias Analysis
Under this section, we will briefly explain the factors that contribute towards our media bias conclusion for Band. We will observe, analyse and comment on the Band language used, presidential endorsement, controversies, allegations, political views of Band’s editors, etc. to support our inference.
1. Band Emotional Influence & Adjectives in Headlines
We will rummage through previous headlines of Band to look out for usage of influential language, adjectives, emotionally charged words, etc. that suggests any bias of Band towards any side of the spectrum.
2. Band Endorsement of President
Endorsement of presidential candidates in elections comments strongly about a newspaper’s affiliation towards left or right. We will look out for candidates that Band has endorsed in previous presidential elections to support Band’s political bias.
3. Political leader’s Criticism of Band
A political leader’s frequent criticism of Band will also suggest about political inclination of the newspaper. In this section, we will observe if any political leader has criticised Band in the past to support our arguments.
4. Allegations on Band
Under this section, we will look out for any previous allegations against Band by any political leader, party, organization or readers to support if Band is biased towards left, right or center.
5. Media Bias Articles from Research Papers, Institutions, etc.
Several reputed fact checking and media bias analytics organizations conduct thorough surveys and research to write about Band media bias. To substantiate our claims about Band’s media bias inclination, we will cite these highly reliable sources and research from reputed organizations.
6. Audience of Band
The audience of Band also strongly suggests its media bias. Therefore, to further substantiate our claims, we will write about Band’s audience whether they are democrats or republicans in their political affinities.
7. Band’s controversial statements and tweets
Several newspapers make controversial statements or tweets on social media that reflect their affinity towards any ideology. We will flip through Band social media accounts to look for clues that suggests Band media bias.
8. Popular editors of Band
Any popular person or editor associated with the Band will also speak a lot about Band’s media bias. We will analyze popular persons or editors of Band that are directly or indirectly linked to any political party or ideology.
9. Band CEO’s political views
In this section, we will look if Band CEO supports or sponsors any political party directly or indirectly. We will look for his tweets, statements, opinion pieces, and controversies that will take us towards Band’s media bias.
B. Band Factual Reporting Analysis
After Band media bias, we will write about Band’s factual reporting, to check whether Band is reliable or not. There are several parameters on which we will be analyzing Band’s factual accuracies and will comment if Band has ever published any false or misleading reports.
1. Band’s misleading or false news articles
We will look for Band’s previous history if it has ever intentionally or unintentionally published any fake news, false or misleading reports to influence audience. We will also write about false claims made by Band in its Op-Ed or news section.
2. Popular Fact-Checking Organizations’ Analysis of Band
Several fact-checking organizations including Politico, FactCheck, Snopes, Poynter, etc. conduct frequent fact-check on news articles published by newspapers. We will list down fact-checks that mentioned Band to suggest if Band has published false stories in the past or not.
3. Sources of Band
Sources quotes by newspapers are also indicative of their reliability. We will check the sources quoted by Band in their news stories to find out if Band is factually reliable or not.
C. Band Reliability Ratings by Fact-Checking Organizations
Several organizations across the globe independently conduct thorough research and studies on the pattern of news coverage by mainstream media. These websites study the articles published by the news media with the help of professionals and rate them on the basis of bias and reliability. Under this section, we will find out what other fact-checking organizations and media monitors have to say about Band.
D. History of Band
Band is based out of Brazil and primarily published from Brazil . In this section, we will comment about the history of Band including Band founder, Band publisher, Band circulation and Band headquarters.
E. Band Funding & Ownership
Under this section, mediabuzz will write about Band’s investors, stakeholders and owners to analyze how Band’s media bias and factual reliability is affected.
F. Readers of Band
Under this section, we will provide you approximate numbers of readers Band enjoy. It will also have an age-wise, demographic-wise, gender-wise and political opinion-wise distribution of Band audience.
G. Band Media Bias and Credibility – Conclusion
After a thorough analysis of Band on the above mentioned parameters, we will sum up if Band is a left, center or right biased newspaper. Based on the analysis, we will offer a judgement on whether Band is a reliable or unreliable publication when factual reporting is concerned.